Obituary: Francis Baker |

Obituary: Francis Baker

Francis Baker
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Francis Baker

July 3, 1950 – January 13, 2021

In memory of Francis Bruce Baker who was born July 3, 1950 in Crawford, Nebraska and died Wednesday, January 13, 2021 in Greeley, Colorado at the age of 70.

As a child Bruce moved to the Denver area, later he served in the Army during Vietnam being stationed in Germany. At the time he started a family. Afterward he attended college and enlarged his family drastically by marrying his wife Sarah. Together they adopted a child. Bruce worked different jobs but ended his career after many years working at various coal mines in the Carbondale, Marble and Craig areas.

He is survived by his beloved wife, Sarah Grace Baker, and his 7 children including many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He is also survived by his 4 brothers and 3 sisters, his in-laws, nephews and nieces. Bruce is preceded in death by His Father, Robert F. Baker, Mother, Wilma O. Baker, Sister Calleen L. Adams, and an infant brother.

His body was laid to rest at Fort Logan Cemetery in Denver, Colorado on January 19, 2021.

Please visit to share your memories and condolences with his family.

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